Art

Japanese Block Painting Art Lesson

Contributor: Susanna Nolt | File type : Teaching Material

Grades 2-8 learn about Ukiyo-e (Japanese block-print making) and the famous Ukiyo-e painting The Great Wave by Hokusai. Students then make their own block-print of waves using styrofoam, "inking" i... Read More

Cubism Star (Texture) Art Lesson

Contributor: Susanna Nolt | File type : Teaching Material

Grades 2-4 learn about Cubism, an influential art form in the twentieth century. Cubism is a style of art where "objects are broken up and reassembled in abstract form." Students create a cubistic... Read More

Mimetic Architecture

Contributor: Bettina Yoder | File type : Teaching Material

In this art lesson, students draw and paint a building that is shaped as an animal, food, or some other object.Download this document now or read it below.... Read More

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Art Lesson

Contributor: Bettina Yoder | File type : Teaching Material

In this art lesson, students create a caterpillar in the style of Eric Carle and learn about how Eric Carle creates pictures.Download this document now or read it below.... Read More

World History 15D The Arts

Contributor: Kendall Myers | File type : Teaching Material

Powerpoint with an overview of the arts in the Age of Reason and examples of paintings created during this time.Download this document or read it below.... Read More

World History 11A The Renaissance Part 1

Contributor: Kendall Myers | File type : Teaching Material

Short powerpoint listing the two areas of Renaissance and the focus and big names in each area.Download this document or read it below.... Read More

Sculpting: A Clay Mouse

Contributor: Yvonne King | File type : Teaching Material

In this lesson plan, teach your students to sculpt a mouse from modeling clay.See the end of the lesson for a recipe for clay.Download this document now or read it below.... Read More

Art Lesson Plan: Texture Quilt

Contributor: Yvonne King | File type : Teaching Material

Grade Level: 1-3 Objectives Students will show a variety of textures by coloring pieces of paper on different surfaces. Students will follow instructions to make their texture squares into a paper ... Read More

Cool and Warm Colors on Trees

Contributor: Yvonne King | File type : Teaching Material

Grade Level: K-2 Objectives:Students will show their knowledge of cool and warm colors by dab painting a tree’s leaves with either the three warm colors or the three cool colors. Student... Read More

Art: How We Teach It

Contributor: Rosanne Frey | Length : 5 | File type : Video

Rosanne Frey describes the art curriculum her school uses--and how she makes it work. The books are designed for homeschools, so many of the lesson plans don’t work in a classroom. Rosanne still r... Read More